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As the network infrastructure evolves to include more connected systems and smart devices, so must a company’s security strategy. The move is on to a built-in vs. a bolt-on model, which requires an ecosystem of technology partners and an eye toward business.
A portable gas separator provides an alternative to flaring off natural gases from shale oil operations. Pioneer Energy needed a control system that could handle the complex processes, but could also operate reliably in remote shale fields.
Infosys will acquire Noah Consulting for $70 million, creating a bigger play for Internet of Things involvement in oil and gas exploration and production.
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The Sixnet series RAM industrial cellular RTUs now provide high-speed global 4G LTE network support for use with many cellular carriers worldwide.
The service reduces the time between diagnosing control loop issues and tuning the loops to improve performance.
Plant Resource Manager (PRM) R3.20 is for the centralized maintenance and management of monitoring and control devices and manufacturing equipment.
In an industry whose remote locations call for wireless communications, cellular- and satellite-connected devices are expected to grow to 1.25 million by 2019, Berg Insight says.
The Ruggedcom RSG920P is designed to operate in widely varying climatic and environmental conditions.
The AADvance Eurocard System saves users 50 percent in hardware footprint.
Sixnet series RAM and IndustrialPro cellular automation products now have cellular support for major North American carriers.
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